The most important players in the Course Rating system are the Scratch and Bogey golfers. The difference in these two players’ abilities is what determines the Slope of a golf course.
Welcome to Understanding the Obstacles
With this blog we have a goal of educating the public on how the USGA Course Rating system works, and how the NCGA performs these Course Ratings. We will be covering the elements of course rating that the NCGA is responsible for as well as the 10 different obstacle rating factors that are used when calculating course ratings.